Talk to Her Synopsis
Two men form a bond as they sit in constant vigil over the bedsides of the comatose women they love.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The actors are outstanding, illuminating four different views of loneliness. But it's Camara's tour-de-force performance that anchors the...
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100

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Beautiful (sometimes sublimely so), daring (sometimes outrageously so), seriously crazed and terrifically funny.
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100

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Great filmmakers push their ideas and characters to the limit, unafraid of consequences - which is what Pedro Almodovar has done in Talk To...
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Like everything else in this superb work of art, ''Shrinking Lover'' is exquisitely Almodóvarian. It's funny, tender, a little...
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
No director since Fassbinder has been able to evoke such complex emotions with such problematic material.
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88

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
This quiet yet jolting meditation on love, obsession, loneliness, friendship and fate has the quality to entrance you through a first...
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Almodóvar has made a powerfully moving film about men who think they want to lose themselves in their women, then are startled to...
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It is at once warmly humanistic and boldly innovative, raising philosophical questions but not answering them.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
This is Almodovar's stab at serious drama, and the result is bizarre and affecting but also unsettling in ways that the filmmaker may not...
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Odd, moving, strained cinematic poetry.
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a delicate,beautiful movie

By Moviedude
Who could have thought Almodovar had it in him to make a delicate movie?I sure didn't,but with Talk To Her,he has made his most delicate movie to date,and it is a very beautiful one at that.A...

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Rated R | For Some Language, Sexual Content and Nudity